Title: Monitoring Evaluation and Learning Director (ARaC)
Company Name: Save the Children
Job Location: Dhaka
Employment Status: Full-time
∎ A Master's degree in Statistics, MIS or related field.
∎ At least 8 year(s)
∎ Save the Children is seeking a MEL Director for an anticipated five-year USAID-funded Accelerating Reductions in Adolescent Childbearing (ARaC) program in Bangladesh. The program will focus on increasing the ability of adolescents to exercise their right to delay early marriage and childbearing; strengthen social support for adolescents to delay marriage and early childbearing; strengthen essential services for adolescents and their families; and institutionalize effective solutions.
∎ Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. Minimum requirements will be flexible for the potential female candidates.
∎ This position is contingent upon donor approval and funding.
∎ Contract length: Regular
∎ At least eight years of experience in monitoring, evaluation, study design/management, or statistical analysis in the development field, with increasing levels of responsibility. Experience leading MEL for adolescent sexual and reproductive health; child, early, and forced marriage; gender; and/or social and behavior change.
∎ Demonstrated experience in monitoring, evaluating, and learning of social and behavior change, including social and gender norm change approaches.
∎ Ability to conduct data collection, analysis, and reporting of publishable quality.
∎ Ability to independently develop monitoring and reporting systems that include appropriate indicators, baseline data, and targets.
∎ Evaluate performance and produce timely, accurate, and complete reporting.
∎ Ability to identify and summarize key, relevant data and other information; ability to prepare detailed, accurate, relevant, reader-friendly reports.
∎ Experience implementing collaboration, learning, and adaptive management.
∎ The ability to work collaboratively with program staff and leadership to ensure a feedback loop and direct connection between data and continuous program and strategic adjustments and improvements.
∎ The ability to translate data and research findings into appropriate programmatic interventions.
∎ Good track record of leading, supporting, and coaching field teams and counterparts on data literacy, data analysis, and data use.
∎ Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to lead and work effectively in teams.
∎ Creative problem-solving skills with the ability to work effectively in resource-constrained environments.
∎ Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
∎ Experience living and working in Bangladesh. Experience with survey design, or the design and testing of data collection instruments
∎ Advanced training in quantitative methodologies, including database management;
∎ Experience in qualitative research techniques, including analysis software; and
Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.
Application Deadline: 1 Apr 2023
∎ 16 Mar 2023
∎ Save the Children
∎ Business : We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.
We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
- No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
- All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
- Violence against children is no longer tolerated
We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.